Ggaet nip – Perilla (Korean Sesame)

Perilla Leaves-kkaennip, 깻잎 – Whole Plant-tŭlkkae 들깨

shiso 紫蘇, zǐ sū 紫蘇, 紫苏

Korean Sesame, Wild sesame, Korean Mint. Mistakenly translated as sesame leaf, the perilla has a mild minty flavor. Used as a flavoring in soups, stews, and some pastry types, as a wrap, and in various side (Ban Chan) dishes. Available in most Asian Markets.